UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL MISSOURI Adjunct in Warrensburg, Missouri

The University of Central Missouri is an equal employment opportunity employerUniversity of Central MissouriRequisition Number998761Working TitleAdjunct Instructor-American Sign Language-Part TimeDepartment240710-Communication DisordersPay RatePer adjunct salary scheduleFTE.5FLSAExemptPosition Number998761ClassificationFacultyStarting Date:07/17/2018Special Instructions to Applicants:Note: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.Candidates must complete an on-line faculty profile found at https://jobs.ucmo.edu and apply to position 998761.Candidates should submit (1) a cover letter that outlines the applicants interest, qualifications, and experience for the position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) copies of transcripts showing all degrees completed; and (4) include on faculty profile the names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of a minimum of three professional references.Optional documents would be certifications and documents of teaching effectiveness.Official transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation will be requested for candidates invited for on-campus interview.Review of applications will begin immediately and continues until the position is filled. The desired starting date for this appointment is August 2018.Direct inquiries regarding this position to: Dr. Jean Nuernberger, Search Committee Chair at nuernberger@ucmo.edu.For information about the on-line application process contact Human Resources at jobs@ucmo.edu or (660)543-4255.UCM requires that all faculty applicants complete the on-line faculty profile. All documents requested must be attached to the profile at the time of application. Only completed faculty profiles with attached documents will be accepted for this position.The University of Central Missouri is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.Working hours:Professional Faculty Working HoursBargaining UnitNoPosting Date07/17/2018Open Until FilledYesPosition PurposeThe School of Human Services at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) is accepting applications by qualified individuals to enter an adjunct American Sign Language instructor pool for fall 2018 and spring 2019 to teach face-to-face classes at the Warrensburg campus on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and to hold officehours,1.25 hour weekly, per course section taught. Possible teachingassignments include: American Sign Language 1 and American Sign Language 2.UCMCOREATTRIBUTES - Our core behaviors all employees are expected to model for our students.Engaging: Immersive learning experience through the purposeful involvement of employees and students.Cumulative: Aggregating multiple points of learning to broaden and deepen education.Passionate: Encouraging employees and students to find his or her sense of purpose.Confident: Embracing change and the new opportunities and challenges of tomorrow.Enterprising: Creating new ways for all students and employees to engage in their education and jobs.Caring: Acting on the needs and welfare of our people and the community.Education and Formal TrainingBachelor's degree (Specify field(s) of study below)Other Education and Formal TrainingA minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Interpreter Education or related fieldwith two or more years of teaching experience inASL is required; Master'sdegree in American Sign Language,ASL Education, Deaf Studies,Education/Teaching, or related field preferred.Computer SkillsWord-Processing, Class Management Software, Other - BlackboardExperiencePrevious teaching experience and commitment to teaching excellence is required. Teaching loads may vary from three to nine credit hours per semester.National Interpreting certification (RIC/NIC) orASLTA certification preferred. Fluent inASL and English. Demonstrate knowledge of the culture of American Sign Language and the Deaf and Hard of